Eurovision 2014 winner and gender-bending singer Conchita Wurst opened this year's Eurovision Grand Final with a soaring performance. The Austrian favorite ascended above the audience on wires before gracefully descending onto the main stage while singing the opening song "Building...
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Indiana Gov. Mike Pence, who ignited a firestorm earlier this year after signing a controversial "religious freedom" bill into law, is passing on a 2016 White House bid to focus on his re-election efforts, CNN reports: "Gov. Mike Pence is...
In today’s body conscious “nip n’ tuck” culture, we plug away on fitness machines, pump our bodies full of enhancements, and cake on the creams as if it’s our only saving grace to the glory days. However, at most of our community gym facilities we have two ancient forms of health and wellness at our […]
It’s been a little over six months since Mike Jeffries, one of the few openly gay business leaders, resigned as CEO of Abercrombie & Fitch after several quarters of slumping sales and bad press. Related: Amidst Terrible Sales, Mike Jeffries,...Show More Summary
There was a time when the only conceivable way to find support as an LGBT person was to relocate to a major metropolitan area, which is one of the reasons cities like New York, Chicago, S.F. and L.A. became gay meccas. With the internet came a new outlet for seeking the understanding and company (all be it […]
There’s nothing sweeter than being able to say “told you so.” With marriage equality potentially approaching in as little as a month, there are going to be lots of opportunities for pioneering pro-equality politicians to say exactly that. But we should resist that temptation. Instead, let’s take a moment to celebrate the thought leaders and trend-setters who were […]
By an overwhelming margin, voters in Ireland have chosen to legalize marriage equality in the country, making it the first nation in the world to do so by popular vote. Support for marriage cut across age, gender, income and region; out of 43 districts in the country, only one voted against the measure. (Even Ireland has […]
Swedish singer Måns Zelmerlöw is the winner of this year’s Eurovision Song Contest. Zelmerlöw took the top prize with his upbeat pop track “Heroes,” which he performed […]
Early vote counts say Ireland has become the first nation in the world to OK marriage equality by popular vote. read more
"To the very end, opponents of same-sex marriage in Ireland held out hope. Yesterday they were reporting high numbers of immigrant Africans and Muslims standing in line at polling stations and hoped they would balance out the hordes of young people who were expected to make Ireland the first country in the world to vote for same-sex marriage. Show More Summary
The American Bowie. The True Fairy of Rock & Roll. Hype of the Year. Those were just some of the names given to openly gay […]
Even if you can’t immediately place his name, you’ve definitely seen actor Alec Mapa pop up in any number of television shows and film roles. The Filipino-American actor has left his mark on series including Roseanne, Seinfeld and Friends. You...
Miley Cyrus, Sam Smith, Tom Daley, Ian McKellen and more tweet in celebration of marriage equality's arrival in Ireland. read more
Tyson Beckford headlines at Chocolate City's club BY NATHANIEL ROGERS So ballsy: CHOCOLATE CITY, a black rip-off of Magic Mike, actually name checks Steven Soderbergh's Magic Mike (2012) twice -- once in its opening scene even! -- and names it...
In a new interview with NPR, Boy Scouts of America President Robert Gates provides a timetable for when his organization will make a decision on whether to lift its ban on gay adults: "I think that we will have a...
A church in Austin, Texas is changing their stance after previously suggesting a gay couple hold their child’s baptism in a side chapel. Rich Jones […]
People around the globe are applauding the arrival of marriage equality in Ireland after today's historic, landslide victory. read more
"We want to thank David Quinn and The Iona Institute for fighting the good fight running the No campaign against tremendous odds in Ireland. We are disappointed but not surprised with the apparent passage of a referendum in Ireland providing for the redefinition of marriage in that country. Show More Summary
[photo via Twitter] Final Vote Tally Shows Landslide 'Yes' Victory in Irish Marriage Referendum, Gay Couples Expected to Tie the Knot By Year's End As expected, Ireland's marriage referendum was a big win for the equality side. With 43 of...